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Lotronex: Oral tablet

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Lotronex 1mg Tab
Prometheus Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: GX CT1 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Lotronex: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

ALOSETRON (al OH se tron) is used to treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in women. It is reserved for those women who have severe diarrhea as the main symptom and who have not had success with other treatments. This medicine has not been shown to work in men with IBS. It is available only from health care providers who participate in a special Prescribing Program because this drug may cause serious side effects. Your health care provider will discuss your condition and these side effects with you prior to prescribing this drug.

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Lotronex: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
88.09%
11.91%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.43%
22.55%
42.98%
34.04%
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